Published on : Tuesday, October 24, 2017
Both these hotels are situated in the three-tower mixed use Parq Vancouver development, based on the shores of False Creek in the entertainment district of the city’s downtown.
The JH Marriott Parq Vancouver boasts of 329 rooms and suites, fitness centre, Spa by JW facilities, and more than 60,000 square feet of meeting and events space on the fourth floor of the development comprising the largest hotel ballroom of Vancouver.
And The Douglas on the other hand boasts of 178 rooms and ten suites and includes three two-storey lofts on the 16th and 17th floors and also sixth floor lobby with a front desk that was constructed from a 25-foot replica Douglas fir encased in glass.
Both these properties have access to the eight restaurants and lounge concepts of the development including the Cantonese fine dining eater 1886 and farm-to-table concept Honey and Salt.
And they are connected by a sixth floor outdoor park that features over 200 native pines and 15,000 local plants.
Parq Vancouver also offers two floors of casino space with 75 tables, 600 slot machines and 11 private gaming rooms. Mitzi Gaskins who is the Global Brand Leader of JW Marriott & The Luxury Collection said that British Columbia is an untapped market for JW Marriott.